More help, more resources, more learning.

KidsPast.com will be joining the Education.com family!

We're so excited to continue to grow and support the parents and teachers championing children's education.
Read press release
KidsKnowIt Network is now part of Education.com!

Phillip II

Philip II

In 1180 A.D., Philip II, known as Philip Augustus, took the throne of France. Philip doubled the size of his kingdom through both marriage as well as through war. Philip Augustus also placed his friends in important positions within the government, and established a permanent French army, which further strengthened his own power and weakened that of the feudal lords.

Phliip Augustus In His Court